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Melanoma

Ipilimumab (Yervoy) 3- vs 10-mg/kg for Metastatic Melanoma
A Randomized Double-Blind Phase III Study of Ipilimumab Administered at 3 mg/kg Versus at 10 mg /kg in Subjects With Previously Treated or Untreated Unresectable or Metastatic Melanoma
Status Conditions Phase Study ID
Closed to recruitment Melanoma Phase III NCT01515189
Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine whether giving Ipilimumab at a dose of 10mg/kg will extend the lives of subjects with unresectable or metastatic melanoma more than giving Ipilimumab at a dose of 3 mg/kg.


Investigator
Kim Margolin, M.D.
Location    
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance 800-804-8824  
Eligibility Criteria (must meet the following to participate in this study)
Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Unresectable Stage III or Stage IV melanoma
  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) performance status of 0 or 1

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Brain metastases with symptoms or requiring treatment
  • History of autoimmune disease
Last Updated
October 02, 2012
See this trial at ClinicalTrials.gov
Access protocol and consent forms at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
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